Harlow College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Sport and Exercise Science

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Course summary

Passionate about a career in sport? This qualification will equip you with the knowledge and skills you need for a successful career in the sport industry as a Practitioner, Manager or Coach. The curriculum will develop your knowledge and understanding, opening up a broad choice of career options. Our staff have a wide range of experience in the Sport industry, which means that you will benefit from first hand expertise in sports such as hockey, track and field, kettle bells, fitness instructing, personal training, judo, and boxing. Staff teach, but also compete or work in the fitness industry, so they have first-hand work experience and expertise to share. We have well developed sporting networks and we can offer our learners work experience in an area of their choice. BTEC is the world's most successful and best-loved vocational qualification brand and is renowned for engaging students in practical, interpersonal and thinking skills for more than thirty years. BTEC Higher National qualifications are widely recognised by industry and higher education as the principal vocational qualification at Levels 4 and 5. The qualification provides students with a clear line-of-sight to employment and to progression to a degree. Course viability is subject to the number of enrolments.

Modules

Mandatory Core Units 1. Nutrition 2. Fundamentals of Sport & Exercise Psychology 3. Anatomy & Physiology 4. Professional Skills Specialist Units 6. Training, Fitness, Testing 7. Physical Activity, Lifestyle & Health 11. Injury Prevention 12. Community Coaching

Assessment method

Teaching will be a combination of individual, paired and group work. Assessment methods will vary for each module.


How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

GCSE English & Maths grade C or 4/5 Relevant Level 3 qualification, e.g. BTEC, UAL, A Level, Access to HE Diploma etc. 64 UCAS tariff points Clear DBS check (where applicable) Mature students may have commensurate work/business /industry related experience that may be considered

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.harlow-college.ac.uk/study-options/higher-national-certificate-diploma/item/sport-and-exercise-science-higher-national-certificate-diploma


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £2995 Year 1
Northern Ireland £2995 Year 1
Scotland £2995 Year 1
Wales £2995 Year 1

Additional fee information

The course is also subject to an inflationary rise each academic year. Included in the fee: £10 free printing per year. All tuition and assessment.
Sport and Exercise Science at Harlow College - UCAS